All stories featuring Paul Ryan

Back-to-back Pants on Fire

Two in a row is rare. Here's a look at our other recent POF fact checks.

Fact checking Wisconsin Republicans

Reviewing our seven most recent fact checks on Wisconsin Republicans, ahead of the state GOP convention.

Iran nuclear deal: 3 key points

Some of what to know as President Trump withdraws the U.S. from the deal. 

Politics in the prayers of the House chaplain that Paul Ryan ousted, then reinstated? Here's a look

Also: In Context look at a Senate candidate's controversial remarks calling military service a conservative value.

High 5: Most-clicked fact checks include guns, Paul Ryan, governor's race

A Gabrielle Giffords group attack earned the most page views.

After 8 years of fact-checking Paul Ryan, our top 15 claims

Reviewing checks on claims made by, and about, the GOP U.S. House speaker as he announces he won't seek re-election.

High Five: Most-clicked include Florida school shooting, Hillary Clinton's 'backwards' statement

Bernie Sanders attack on Paul Ryan also got many page views.

Ahead of March for Our Lives, our gun-related fact checks since Parkland

Background checks, number of school shootings this year, more guns in U.S. than people?

Guns, school shootings, background checks, mental illness

With national school walkout planned, reviewing gun-related fact checks since the Florida school shooting.

Provocative Trump ad gives wrong impression on immigrants

President Trump’s re-election campaign released a provocative video featuring an undocumented immigrant accused of killing two Northern California sheriff’s deputies. The spot accurately captures the outbursts of the accused killer, but also fuels the stereotype that undocumented immigrants are largely violent.

High Five for December 2017

The fact checks with the most page-views that month featured U.S. House members

Six Pants on Fire claims in 2017

From the left and right.

Our top 10 of 2017

Also: Claims we rated True in 2017 and claims we rated Pants on Fire.

On the eve of the votes, 4 fact checks on the GOP tax plan

Checking statements by Paul Ryan, Gwen Moore and a Democratic candidate for governor. 

Paul Ryan -- near retirement? -- on the Truth-O-Meter

Also, updated: The major Democratic candidates for governor.

High 5: Gun fact checks, in wake of Vegas shooting, get most page-views

Also many clicks for checks on GOP tax reform's treatment of middle class, "death tax."

Iran nuclear deal back in the news

Wisconsin politicians made claims about the deal and terrorism, Iran's nuclear program and Hillary Clinton.

How is a ‘mass shooting’ defined?

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi recently claimed there's been one mass shooting per day in 2017. PolitiFact California found Pelosi picked a very broad definition of mass shooting but also found the debate about what exactly defines a mass shooting remains greatly unsettled. We did not rate the claim on our Truth-O-Meter. 

High Five: Corporate taxes, Aaron Rodgers' taxes and a government jet honeymoon

Our most-clicked items in September 2017.

In wake of Las Vegas mass shooting, reviewing fact checks on guns and gun control

Claims by Wisconsin politicians about assault weapons, semiautomatic rifles and more.